Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball (Hardcover)

The Last Lion of Baseball

By Bill Madden

Harper, 9780061690310, 480pp.

Publication Date: May 11, 2010



If you love the New York Yankees, arguably the most storied franchise in all of sports--or even if you're just a fan of baseball history, or big business bios--this biography of the larger-than-life team owner for the past four decades is a must for your bookshelf. For more than 30 years Bill Madden has covered the Yankees and Major League Baseball for the New York Daily News, and he brings all his insights and inside connections to Steinbrenner the definitive biography of one of New York's most intriguing and long-standing sports figures, Yankees owner George Steinbrenner.

Praise For Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball

“Definitive, indispensible.... A vivid and entertaining portrait.”
-Sports Illustrated

“Madden provides a definitive and captivating biography of ‘The Boss.’”
-Kirkus Reviews